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The Thulhagiri Resort & Spa is a 4-star resort and spa in the Maldives. The resort is situated on the island of Thulhagiri, which is in the Lhaviyani Atoll. All the resort is made up of two interconnected hotels, the Thulhagiri Resort and Spa and the Thulhagiri Beach Club. Accordingly, the hotels are connected via a boardwalk, which is the main mode of transport on the island. The Thulhagiri Resort and Spa is a unique beach resort which is located on the island of Thulhagiri and is surrounded by white sandy beaches on three sides. Whereas, the Indian Ocean is on the fourth side, providing visitors with a wide variety of water sports and activities.

About the Resort

With over two hundred and fifty square metres of pure white sand, Thulhagiri Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches on the island. Moreover, this beach is best known for its gentle waves and clear blue waters, ideal for swimming and snorkelling. Additionally, Thulhagiri Resort & Spa boasts the only infinity pool on the island, with a panoramic view of the Indian Ocean. Guests can also relax in the spa, or take a dip in the private plunge pool.

The Thulhagiri Resort & Spa has three distinct areas to explore. The first is the main lagoon, with the Clubhouse, Spa, and Restaurants. The second is the beach area, with the Beach Bar and Pool Bar. The last is the Spa, with the Treatment Rooms and the Private Spa. The resort’s spa, restaurants and bars are located in the main building, while the water sports and adventure centre is located in a separate building on the resort. The main building has a variety of self-catering accommodation options, including villas, studios.

Thulhagiri Resort is a popular getaway for families and couples in search of a quiet and relaxing holiday. Also the resort is situated close to male, again an advantage. It’s also a great place for water sports enthusiasts and thrill-seekers. In addition to all this, the resort is very budget friendly than other male atoll’s resort with expansive beach facing sunset and outdoor swimming pool.

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Accommodation in Thulhagiri Island Resort

Thulhagiri Resort and Spa is the first resort of its kind in the Maldives. With a focus on Personalized experiences, this resort offers the best that the Maldives has to offer. Accordingly, the resort’s hundred-plus villas and private villas feature infinity pools and sea views, ensuring the privacy and seclusion that the guests desire. In addition, you have a wide variety of perks to ensure a truly personalised experience as each villa is decorated to reflect the culture and traditions of the country. Moreover, it was built in, with hand-carved wooden features and local artwork throughout. The thatched and peaceful accommodation in this resort gives you a pleasant stay. As a result, the outside views of this resort are mind-blowing that you will never regret the decision of booking here. This beautiful resort has 50 beach bungalows, 17 water Bungalows, and 20 Superior water bungalows.

Standard Deluxe Beach Bungalow

The Beach bungalows are very spacious and have a king-size bed, a unique large bathroom, and an open-air shower. In addition to this, the beach bungalow gives you direct access to the beach with an amazing sea view. In fact, they have a luxurious suite bathroom presenting modern fittings which includes panorama glass mirrors, twin washbasins. Furthermore, the whole room opens up to a private wooden deck with a full glass door set up.

  • No. of rooms- 50 rooms
  • Room size – 53 sq. mt.
  • Room view – beachfront
  • Occupancy – upto 3 guests
  • Beds – king-sized bed
  • Bathroom – large bathroom with outdoor shower and bathtub

Water Bungalow

The water bungalows also have spacious rooms with a king-sized bed and a modern bathroom with a veranda, which offers an outdoor shower. In addition to this, the water bungalow gives you direct access to the lagoon and house reef which is eye-catching.

  • No. of rooms- 17 rooms
  • Room size – 56 sq. mt.
  • Occupancy – upto 3 guests
  • Room view – oceanfront
  • Beds – king-sized bed
  • Bathroom – large bathroom with veranda and bathtub

Superior Water Bungalow

The superior beach bungalows are also similar to water bungalows but this category is slightly an upgraded version of the normal water bungalows. Especially from your room, you can have access to the lagoon and house reef directly for a snorkel or a cool dip. In addition to this, the overwater villas are spread over an idyllic coconut palm-studded private island and offer panoramic views of the turquoise lagoon.

  • No. of rooms- 20 rooms
  • Room size – 78 sq. mt.
  • Room view – oceanfront
  • Occupancy – upto 3 guests
  • Beds – king-sized bed
  • Bathroom – large bathroom with bathtub. Also, has outdoor and indoor shower.

Amenities/ services

  • Air Conditioner
  • Free wifi
  • Satellite TV with flat screen
  • Telephone
  • Attached bath
  • Bathroom amenities (bathrobe, shampoo, shower gel, conditioner)
  • Bathtub and Hand shower
  • Open shower and Inside shower
  • Mini fridge
  • Hair dryer
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • 1 bottle of mineral water
  • Sunbeds with cushion
  • 220v with USB sockets
  • Luxurious design furniture
  • Water bungalows with direct lagoon access
  • Buffet restaurant
  • An outdoor swimming pool
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Food and Dining

Thulhagiri Resort & Spa in the Maldives offers a variety of cuisines, to suit all tastes and budgets. The resort has an emphasis on healthy, natural and organic food. Above all, the cuisines include international, Thai and vegetarian, to suit your every mood and preference. Enjoy a range of cuisine including a la carte, a la carte and set menus at the resort’s signature Thulhagiri Restaurant. As a result, the resort at Thulhagiri is a paradise for foodies and wine aficionados. You can dine al fresco on the beach, or enjoy a candlelit table for two.

The resort’s private beach serves as the main dining area for the resort, but there are a number of options for al fresco dining, some with ocean views. The resort’s private island is home to a number of restaurants, including a fine-dining restaurant, a beach BBQ restaurant, a poolside grill and a healthy food restaurant. All of the restaurants at Thulhagiri Resort & Spa are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, with some offering happy hour specials.

The resort’s restaurants and bars are spread across the island, allowing you to explore the best of Thulhagiri’s dining scene in style.

what do they have ?

  • Main Restaurant
    Opens for breakfast at 7:30-10:00 am, lunch at 12:30-2:00 pm, and dinner at 7:30-9:00 pm.
  • Beach Bar
    Have a sip of awesome cocktails and mocktails under the beautiful sun set at the expansive beach. Exclusively, Opens at 10:00- 6:30 pm.
  • Sand Bar
    Offers drinks, fine wine, beer, cocktails, mocktails, and food including coffee shop. As usual, opens from 7:30 am- 12:00 am midnight.
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Activities and Experience

Located on the stunning Thulhagiri Island in the Maldives, the Thulhagiri Resort & Spa is a tropical oasis of pure indulgence. Of course, This resort will let you immerse yourself in a collection of signature Maldivian-inspired experiences, including signature Thulhagiri services and treatments, and a selection of award-winning Michelin-starred Maldives dining. Unwind in the resort’s signature thalassotherapy pool or lazy river, or take a dip into the waters of a private lagoon.

Lying between the two atolls of Thulhagiri and Vilenugen, the resort of Thulhagiri offers an idyllic palm-fringed island setting and a collection of refined, indulgent experiences. As a result, this resort is all about indulgence and letting you escape the stresses of the real world and completely re-energise. The resort is made up of three distinct sections, the Spa, the Villas and the Lagoons, which are home to a selection of world-class spas and wellness facilities, as well as a collection of unique dining experiences. Above all, with an award-winning Spa Pool, The Spa at Thulhagiri offers a full range of treatments.

Enjoy a range of tailor-made spa treatments at the award-winning Thulhagiri Spa, indulge in some exciting water sports, or simply relax on the white sand beach. Besides, for the best in dining and shopping, the Thulhagiri resort and spa is ideally located in the popular Dhigufinolhu island.

Activities in Thulhagiri resort and spa
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Inclusions

If you are opting for an All-inclusive meal plan then, the following are included in your package:-

  • Beer, Soft drinks, Bottled water, Canned juices
  • House wine(red, white, rose) by glass
  • Serves only selected alcoholic cocktails in the Sand Bar from morning till night and in the restaurant during meal times only.
  • Tea and coffee are available in the restaurant during the opening hours (Cappuccino and Espresso etc. are not part of the inclusions).
  • Snacks are offered in the coffee shop as is mentioned in the All-inclusive snack list.
  • you can get Snorkelling equipment at Reception. If the equipment is lost or damaged, then it will incur an extra cost. Once used, users should return eight hours prior to departure.
  • Free use of Gym, Table tennis and Garlando table football
  • One excursion is free for each person. If the excursion is cancelled due to any reason, hotel will not provide any other activities or refund as an alternate.

Room service, fresh fruit juices, and premium brand spirits are not a part of all-inclusive meal plan. Wifi is not free in this resort and it works only in the lobby.

How to reach Thulhagiri island resort from Male airport?

This beautiful resort is located on Thulhagiri island. At the northern male atoll (kaafu atoll), you can find Thulhagiri Island resort. When it comes to the travelling part, you don’t need to worry about the distance as the resort is a 10-minute helicopter transfer from Male International Airport or a 40-minute speedboat ride from the airport (Velana airport). You can also fly into the nearby Ninavaru Airport and then take a speedboat to Thulhagiri. In addition to that, one can reach the Thulagiri island resort via Speedboat transfer which is very easy to travel. Experience the beautiful speedboat journey for USD 100 per adult and USD 50 per child. According to your scheduled international flight departure time, you can depart from the resort and can transfer at least 3 hours prior to your flight departure from the resort.

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List of near by Thulhagiri resort and spa

Since the resort is nearby the male airport you could find a lot of amazing resorts close to Thulhagiri resort.

  • Oblu Select Lobigilli
  • Paradise Island Resort and Spa
  • Cinnamon Dhonveli, Maldives
  • Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi
  • Malahini Kuda Bandos Resort
  • Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru
  • Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort and Spa
  • Bandos Maldives

The Maldives has been a holiday destination for many weary travelers and honeymooners alike. With white-sand beaches, crystal blue water, and pristine coral reefs, it is no wonder that people want to visit the tropical paradise. However, for those looking for something a little different, Thulhagiri Resort and Spa is a perfect choice. With only 25% of the island dedicated to building, guests are able to enjoy the incredible natural beauty of the Maldives without all of the crowds. Try out the Maldives Vacation and enjoy your holiday package.